Lebanon

April 25, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud affirmed Tuesday the importance of relations with Africa, calling on Lebanese expatriates to keep in contact with the

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri said Tuesday that US President George W. Bush had assured him he would stay "engaged" in seeking Middle East peac

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<b>Date:</b> Apr 18 – Apr 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The International E-Commerce Conference and Exhibition for the Middle East <b>Coordination By:</b> Internat

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<b>Date:</b> Apr 18 – Apr 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The 6th International Telecommunications Exhibition and Conference for the Middle East <b>Coordination By:</

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<b>Date:</b> Apr 18 – Apr 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The 7th International Exhibition and Conference for Information and Office Technology serving the Middle East

April 24, 2001

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More than 270 high school students from Turkey, Egypt, Lebanon in addition to the hosting country, Bahrain, will take part in the three-day Seventh An

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Exiled former Lebanese army commander Michel Aoun reiterated his call for the withdrawal of the Syrian Army Monday, saying that “the move would be bet

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The Union of Arab Chambers of Commerce will hold in Beirut Wednesday a meeting that will focus on further cooperation among and developments related t

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The Lebanese Hizbollah movement’s deputy secretary-general said Monday that the party had rejected the latest request by the International Committee o

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Pope John Paul renewed his call on Monday for the observance of international law and UN resolutions in the Middle East to allow negotiations to resum

April 23, 2001

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Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres on Monday ruled out any imminent attack inside Syria following the Jewish state's air raid last week on a Syrian

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An array of Islamists are gathering in Tehran for a pro-Intifada conference. Meanwhile, Iran called on Hizbollah not to stop attacks on Israel.

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Lebanon’s Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri started Sunday on a 10-day foreign trip to discuss the regional situation and boost Lebanon’s economy.

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The Lebanese Hizbollah movement said Sunday that it will hit the Israeli army in the disputed Shabaa farms area “as soon as the opportunity arises.”

April 22, 2001

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Lebanese Finance Minister, Fouad Siniora, announced on Friday, April 20, the issuance of $400 million, 15-year bonds, with an annual interest rate of of 11.6 percent.